Funeral and cremation

Kilgroe Funeral Home


How may we help you?

Located in Leeds, Kilgroe Funeral Home can arrange for burial and cremation services for families in east Birmingham, Alabama. The Kilgroe family of funeral homes have been providing thoughtful funeral and memorial services for St. Clair, Shelby and Jefferson counties in Alabama since 1908.












Interested in learning more? Call us at 205-699-3181 to request a custom quote.


Our Difference

When planning a funeral, you should feel confident in your funeral provider. The Dignity Memorial family of funeral homes, crematories and cemeteries is backed by the largest network of funeral providers in North America. We are proud to offer valuable services to families that only we can offer. Learn more about the Dignity Difference.

  • National plan transferability

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  • Free online obituary

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  • Compassion help line

  • 100% Dignity Service Guarantee

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Experienced funeral home team

With over 100 years of combined funeral experience, our professional and dedicated team provides exceptional, compassionate care to families when they need it most. At Kilgroe Funeral Home, we believe funeral services should reflect the lives of those being honored and create cherished memories.

Family rooms and chapel

We understand the importance of having friends and family nearby during this difficult time. Our funeral home in Leeds has large and small family rooms as well as a warm, inviting chapel for gathering with loved ones. Regardless of what type of service you choose, we'll provide space to host a tribute that celebrates life. Our team also creates keepsakes for guests, writes obituaries and handles other small details so you can focus on healing.

Plan ahead for the future

Kilgroe Funeral Home designs all types of services, including traditional, modern and elaborate celebrations with receptions and music. Those who prefer to plan ahead a funeral or memorial service may do so for themselves or a loved one. This option allows you to manage costs and help ensure your final wishes are known while removing the burden of planning from your loved ones.

Meet our team

Front exterior building at Kilgroe Funeral HomeEveryone at Kilgroe Funeral Home lives and works in the Birmingham area. We welcome the opportunity to serve you and hope you'll come by and visit. Please contact us to learn more about our burial and cremation services or to tour our funeral home in Leeds.


In 1929, Kilgroe Funeral Home began on the corner of Cogswell Avenue and 20th Street as part of the Willingham and Company Furniture Store and Funeral Directing. Joe Kilgroe and his family continued to run the business until the early 1990s.

Trusted funeral provider

Today, Kilgroe Funeral Home is a member of the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers. When you choose Kilgroe Funeral Home as your provider, you receive the care you expect from a locally operated funeral home and the value you deserve.


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